Calais Update – 23 October 2016

STOP PRESS A NUMBER OF OUR CASES GOT ACCEPTED AND MADE IT TO UK YESTERDAY! UNDER DUBS AMENDMENT! ABOUT TIME!! HAD NOT BEEN USED BEFORE FOR CALAIS KIDS> WE HAVE SIGNED UP NEARLY 100 OF THOSE I FOUND > HOPE THIS WILL BE LEGAL PRECEDENT !! PLEASE KEEP FUNDING US !!!!

Author: Sue

Sue Clayton is a feature and documentary film maker. She has worked on various child and youth asylum projects over 15 years, consulting and producing news stories for ITV and BBC . Her award-winning independent film Hamedullah: The Road Home www.hamedullahtheroadhome.com has been screened at over 200 activist and debate events, and is regularly shown in UK Immigration Courts and in the Upper Tribunal cases as evidence that forced removal of young people to Kabul is not, as the Home Office says, safe. She is also creating an archive of interviews with young asylum seekers in the UK see www.bigjourneys.org and she works with a ESRC-funded research team researching best outcomes for young asylum seekers www.uncertainjourneys.org.uk